World

On this year’s Global Day of Parents, I still long…

Posted by June 1, 2024

My country, Rwanda, has long enjoyed a reputation as a nation committed to advancing women’s rights and protecting families. This commitment, however, is deep

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Dismantle the knowledge systems that enable genocide

Posted by May 30, 2024

When a book titled Terrorism: A Very Short Introduction, written by the British professor and historian Charles Townshend, was found by police near the pro-Pale

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American progressives better learn what a feminist is

Posted by May 30, 2024

At the 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, American superstar Beyonce performed in front of a giant screen blazoned with the word “Feminist” in huge lettering. She

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Open letter by Gaza academics and university administrators to the…

Posted by May 29, 2024

We have come together as Palestinian academics and staff of Gaza universities to affirm our existence, the existence of our colleagues and our students, and the

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Big Pharma’s focus on profit is behind medicine shortages, superbug…

Posted by May 28, 2024

What happens when we run out of medicines? Medical authorities around the world are pondering this question as they struggle with shortages of a range of essent

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Letter from ‘Kibbutz Israel’

Posted by May 28, 2024

In the wee hours of May 8, police officers in Washington, DC violently cleared the pro-Palestine encampment at George Washington University (GW) with the help o

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Billionaire backlash shows the power of basic income

Posted by May 27, 2024

Last month, the US state of Iowa enacted a law banning local governments from adopting basic income programmes. This follows similar developments in Arkansas,

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Is a rules-based international order truly possible?

Posted by May 27, 2024

ICC arrest warrants against Israeli leaders threaten to upend the established system of Western impunity.At the 1919 Paris Peace Conference, which sought to cra

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Remembering Palestinian journalist Amna Homaid

Posted by May 26, 2024

On April 24, Amna Homaid’s torn body lay in the rubble of a house in Shati camp, in the Western part of Gaza city, as rescuers tried to find survivors. An Isr

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Watching the watchdogs: The US media and intergenerational fault lines

Posted by May 25, 2024

As Israel continues to wage its genocidal war on Gaza, a fault line in American society is becoming increasingly more pronounced. University students are challe

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How the Arab world will enable Palestine to win its…

Posted by May 24, 2024

As long as the Arab world remains steadfast and clear that the US must stop blocking the two-state solution, an independent, sovereign UN member state of Palest

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Healthcare in Syria is at risk of collapse

Posted by May 24, 2024

On April 30, the European Union’s eighth annual conference on “Supporting the future of Syria and the region” in Brussels started with a day of dialogue.

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